Category Archives: Autumn

TO SEE THE BLESSINGS IN THE GRAY

Yes, gray. But still, it’s day. Perhaps you don’t spot sun or blue, but nonetheless, its brilliant light through cool, thick clouds shines somehow through, to fill a well of warmth and vibrancy that lets you move. . . remember, … Continue reading

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HERE COMES THE RAIN, SO DANCE AND SING

Here comes the rain again. Therefore, get out, stand forth, And, like Gene Kelly, dance and sing, and spread your laughter and your joyful smiles for miles, to sweep round east and west and south and north, the marks of … Continue reading

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APPARITIONS

The year turns dark and you turn blue, feel cold and down– sometimes it helps when there appears a clown or two. But, once you’ve received those sent-in clowns, and find the smiles and satisfaction that you hoped to find … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER SNOWFALL

September snowfall up in mounts tall. . . What a tease. . . Check your calendars and clocks– there or here, and you’ll see we’re not quite yet to the equinox, nor to the start of mad breeze whooshing, nor … Continue reading

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JOY IN DEEP DECEMBER

Ten days before solstice. . . There’s no way I ever could regain my stride in which I’d take more pleasure (mixed with a bit of pride) than, at my own chosen pace of leisure, to pedal up a hill … Continue reading

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STAY UP, SUN!

Winter sun droops to dusk I could tell it, “Sun! You’re no fun!” But that would no more make it stay up than would all the strength of a mighty elephant with two strong and long and sturdy tusks, So, … Continue reading

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WHY CAN’T I GET SOME SUN?

Dang! Dang! Dang! Why can’t I get a little sun? Well, gal, despite your skillful whining, rhyming twang– I’d say your question’s pretty dumb!– It’s just high time you shut that net– and upped and went, walked out a stretch, … Continue reading

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